The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WordPress 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.42% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.75% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £238 £260
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -8.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £36.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-64.38% +21.66%
WordPress
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Application Platforms Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
57 29 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 24.05% 13.94% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 14 16
Median daily rate £325 £230 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.30% -34.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £122 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £440 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WordPress across the Dorset region.

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

WordPress
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole - 1 £325 - 1
WordPress
South West

WordPress
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Magento
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
1 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Python Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree